Movies like My Pure Land

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My Pure Land (2017)
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My Pure Land (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Pakistan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mother and her two daughters fight to protect their home.
Plot: family, gunfight, protection, prison, police, death, illness, family relations, hospital, sister sister relationship, land, female protagonist, corruption, rifle, flashback
Place: pakistan

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Most similar movies to My Pure Land

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, tense, suspenseful and suspense films with plots about murder, family relations, death, police, female protagonist, father daughter relationship and crimes mostly in Drama, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like My Pure Land: Dukhtar (2014), Lincz (2010), Close Enemies (2018), Stitches (2019), Eye for an Eye (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dukhtar (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Pakistan, Norway, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the mountains of Pakistan, a mother and her ten-year-old daughter flee their home on the eve of the girl's marriage to a tribal leader. A deadly hunt for them begins.
Style: tense, suspenseful, contemplative, unusual plot structure, suspense
Plot: child bride, forced marriage, little girl, female protagonist, family relations, family feud, child in peril, escape, woman in danger, on the run, chase, mother daughter relationship ...
Place: pakistan
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95%
 6.5
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Lincz (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story unfolds about the murder of an old man living in a remote village and six locals who may have been connected with the murder. Things get messy when the dead man turns out to be an ex convict. The accused ones find it very hard to deal with ...
Style: psychological, suspenseful, captivating, serious
Plot: court, lawyer, police, trial, prison, beaten to death, hospital, ambulance, suicide attempt, doctor, police station, knife ...
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64%
Close Enemies (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Driss and Manuel both grew up on the same council estate. An estate where the sense of belonging to your patch is much stronger than the sense of belonging to a country, a nation or a culture... Manuel has assimilated this belonging, and he has even ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: police, drugs, father daughter relationship, death, brother brother relationship, crimes, friendship, family relations, danger, murder, childhood friends, telling a joke ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.1
 1K
Stitches (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Serbia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a woman who firmly believes that her newborn baby was stolen from her more than 20 years ago, while she was told that her baby died.
Plot: google, conspiracy, police, hospital, sewing machine, corruption, mother daughter relationship, adopted son, cemetery, mother and daughter, drunkenness, physician ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Eye for an Eye (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain, France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mario, an exemplary man, lives in a village on the Galician coast. In the old people’s home, where he works as a nurse, everyone appreciates him. When the best known narco in the area, Antonio Padín, recently released from prison, enters the ...
Style: captivating, tense, realistic, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug dealing, mafia, police raid, murder, lawyer, prison, police, drug dealer, doctor, danger, organized crime, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: galicia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Corrupted (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set ahead of the 2012 London Olympics, the film follows Liam (Sam Claflin), an ex-con trying to win back the love and trust of his family. He has lost everything at the hands of a local crime syndicate run by Clifford Cullen (Spall), who has ...
Style: suspenseful, captivating, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, escapades, murder, danger, corruption, society, family, parents and children, crimes, life is a bitch, police, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, year 2002, year 2012
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Tender Loving Care (1973)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Teenage nurses give love therapy. Lots of action when they try to straighten out the corrupt hospital staff.
Plot: hospital, nurse, sex, shower, corruption, murder, female nudity, orderly, exploitation, doctor, blackmail, drug addiction
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 203
Shattered Mind (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Heather Locklear stars in this psychological thriller as a woman who is racked by multiple personalities and confronts a horrifying past of dark secrets buried a long time ago. When her father dies she descends into a bizarre emotional world where ...
Plot: split personality, dissociative identity disorder, secret, death, family, transsexual, suburbs, mental illness, psychiatrist, prostitute, child abuse, father daughter relationship ...
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52%
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The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, India, Pakistan, Qatar
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In New York, a Pakistani native finds that his American Dream has collapsed in the wake of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
Style: thought provoking, tense, realistic, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: 9/11, wall street, culture clash, immigrants, political unrest, family, starting over, false accusation, american dream, civil rights, dishonesty, hopes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, pakistan, usa, istanbul turkey, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 8.0
 3K
The Cage (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 188 min.
Story: In the days leading up to Partition, a Hindu woman is abducted by a Muslim man. Soon, she finds herself not only forced into marriage, but living in a new country as the borders between India and Pakistan are drawn
Style: emotional, semi serious, realistic
Plot: hindu, muslim, family relations, family problems, vengeance, family in crisis, bollywood, death in the family
Time: contemporary
Place: pakistan, india, asia, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 672
Heart (1999)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A woman, plastered in blood, is arrested by a grave, and a tale of loss, lust and jealousy slowly unfolds.
Style: psychological, bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: obsession, hospital, murder, deadly, dishonesty, psychopath, couples, family problems, transplant, haunted by the past, couple relations, voyeurism ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Gina (2022)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After spending three years in jail, Juan goes free with the aim of recovering Eva's love. Zoe and Ismael, two ex-partners who he betrayed, will return to cross in his way.
Style: neo noir
Plot: beach, criminal, prison, violence, gay, kidnapping, murder, kidnapped, painter, love, kidnapped girl, letter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
22 Female Kottayam (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: 22 Female Kottayam, also known as 22FK, is a 2012 Indian rape and revenge film directed by Aashiq Abu and starring Rima Kallingal and Fahad Fazil in the lead roles. The film deals with the travails of a nurse who was victimised for no fault of hers ...
Plot: rape, revenge, female protagonist, betrayal, jail, nurse, prison, rape and revenge, castration, rape victim, sexual assault, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Flesh Merchant (1993)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A team of L.A. detectives hunt down the ringleaders of a sex-slave operation in this thriller.
Plot: tourist, female nudity, chloroform, police, murder, bound and gagged, white slavery, abduction, tied to a tree, hotel, gunfight
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
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Sibel (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey, France, Germany, Luxembourg
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 25-year-old Sibel lives with her father and sister in a secluded village in the mountains of Turkey’s Black Sea region. Sibel is a mute, but she communicates by using the ancestral whistled language of the area.
Plot: gun, male nudity, cigarette lighter, social outcast, whistling, animal trap, looking at self in mirror, widower, fire, skeleton, sister sister relationship, urination ...
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.1
 922
The Quietude (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Against the backdrop of a military dictatorship, Eugenia is reunited with her estranged family following her father’s stroke and is forced to confront dark secret.
Style: psychological, tense, touching, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: lesbian incest, sister sister relationship, husband wife relationship, masturbation, sex with sister in law, family relations, family conflict, dark secret, pregnancy, mother daughter relationship, lawyer, death ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
An Appointment with Mr. Vield (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Samantha Anthony is a teenage girl who has been forced to deal with situations, which have made her wise far beyond her years. She's had to watch her mother spiral out-of-control while addicted to the drug meth. Lost a baby brother to CPS as a ...
Plot: drug use, revenge, coming of age, teenage girl, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Ramchand: The Untouchable Pakistani (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Pakistan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on a actual events, the story is about a Pakistani Hindu boy and his father who accidentally cross the border into India from their village in Pakistan at a time of extreme war like tension between the 2 countries and end up spending 5 years ...
Style: disturbing, emotional, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: hindu, border, confined, wartime life, missing person, family problems, injustice, life is a bitch, prison life, parents and children, prison, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2002
Place: pakistan, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Land of the Blind (2006)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A soldier recounts his relationship with a famous political prisoner attempting to overthrow their country's authoritarian government.
Style: serious, bleak, psychological, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: terrorism, politics, prisoner, against the odds, rebelliousness, state affairs, danger, haunted by the past, injustice, fighting the system, crimes, political corruption ...
Time: contemporary
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36%
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Torn Apart (2004)
Genre: Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Dr. Vicki Westin has no idea that losing a patient is going to wreak complete havoc on her life. But that's exactly what happens: Her deceased patient's grieving father seeks vengeance by kidnapping Vicki's husband and daughter.
Plot: husband wife relationship, revenge, package, woman in danger, stairwell, exploding building, sniper rifle, demolition, female doctor, wristwatch, ex husband ex wife relationship, loss of daughter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 8K
Standoff (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A troubled veteran gets a chance at redemption by protecting a girl from an assassin after she witnesses a murder. Holding a shotgun with a single shell, he engages in physical and psychological warfare in a desperate fight for the girl's life.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: witness, murder, rifle, rescue, moral dilemma, danger, gunfight, brutality, deception, escape, machismo, redemption ...
Time: year 2015, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.8
 315
Canal Street (2018)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Chicago lawyer embraces his undying faith when his teenage son is accused of murdering a classmate.
Style: thought provoking, exciting, suspense, rough, captivating
Plot: father son relationship, society, murder, rivalry, crimes, death, hopes, parents and children, vengeance, violence, friendship, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Psychout for Murder (1969)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mario consigns his girlfriend Licia to a whorehouse for an evening in order to get the photographic goods to blackmail her father with. To get her out of the way, Licia is then consigned to a mental hospital by her father.
Plot: murder, mental institution, mental breakdown, whodunit, family relations, seduction, corruption, brothel, injustice, greed, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 5.7
 4K
Last Dance (1996)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Upon taking a new job, young lawyer Rick Hayes is assigned to the clemency case of Cindy Liggett, a woman convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to death. As Hayes investigates the background for her case, the two begin to form a deep ...
Style: emotional, tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: prison, murder, lethal injection, lawyer, death row, courtroom drama, life is a bitch, legal action, dedicated lawyer, prison life, false accusation, power relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: india, taj mahal, australia, texas, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
What Will People Say (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Norway, Germany, Sweden, France, Denmark
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sixteen year-old Nisha lives a double life. At home with her family she is the perfect Pakistani daughter, but when out with her friends, she is a normal Norwegian teenager. When her father catches her in bed with her boyfriend, Nisha's two ...
Style: sincere, disturbing, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: boyfriend, pakistani, double life, family relations, family values, reputation, teenage girl, social services, journey, forced marriage, police, abduction ...
Place: pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.2
 10K
Inconceivable (2017)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A mother looks to escape her abusive past by moving to a new town where she befriends another mother, who grows suspicious of her.
Style: disturbing, sexy, captivating, artsy, suspense ...
Plot: female nudity, family relations, surrogate mother, pregnancy, murder, obsession, mother daughter relationship, child, manipulative person, manipulative woman, troubled past, manipulation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 1K
Keeping Rosy (2014)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman becomes enraged after being passed over for a promotion at her job.
Style: serious, tense, psychological, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: rivalry, workplace, life turned upside down, workplace intrigue, danger, career woman, female protagonist, redemption, accidental killing, self discovery, nothing goes right, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Blind Obsession (2001)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Police officer Jack Fletcher is injured in a gun battle resulting in the loss of his sight.
Plot: tape over mouth, murder, death, bound and gagged, blindness, rape victim, sister sister relationship, stabbed in the back, radiator, recluse, tied to a chair
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 309
Night Sins (1997)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: A female FBI investigator takes over jurisdiction in Dear Lake, a small northern town just as a young boy is abducted. Her investigation leads to a bigger series of abductions and murders dating back over 20 years. Her investigation also brings her ...
Style: enigmatic, tense, melancholic, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: female protagonist, child murder investigation, search, policewoman, police, murder, religious fanatic, mind game, serial child killer, missing child, church, suicide ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.8
 668
Deserted (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When twenty-four-year-old Jae is released from prison for killing her mother, she returns to her childhood home in small-town Ridgecrest. The desire to go anywhere but there prompts her to agree to join her brother on a road trip out to Death Valley ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, psychological
Plot: brother sister relationship, female protagonist, desert, death valley, family problems, family relations, relationship problems, ex convict, journey, road trip, getting home, lost ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%